It's a lovely day outside, or at least it looks that way through the windows. Is it? You tell me.
By the way, here's an off-topic must-read: In the New Yorker, Luke Mogelson reports from the front lines of the fight in northern Iraq against the Islamic State, led by Kurdish forces — but also Sunnis who know ISIS is a dead end road for everyone. It's grim, remarkable reporting.
Response to our story about rehoming and adoption has been overwhelmingly positive, with one exception. Rep. Nate Bell (R-Mena) has informed me that writing this story makes me the predator and Justin Harris the victim. I'm hellbound, apparently.
The Arkansas Times has received more details on the circumstances surrounding the Harris rehoming case. Among them: A third sister was nearly adopted by Justin and Marsha Harris, but that adoption was disrupted before it was legally finalized. The girl left the home long before her younger sisters.